WorldCat Identities

Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 588 works in 1,121 publications in 3 languages and 28,930 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Christmas films  Western films  Made-for-TV movies  History  Historical films  Television plays  Biographical films 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1880, une unité de cavalerie conduit une campagne contre une bande d'Indiens maraudeurs à la frontière du Mexique
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by James Stewart( Visual )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father's death, George Bailey gives up dreams of travel and a college education to run the family's financially troubled building and loan company. On the day before Christmas when conditions are at their worst, George tries to commit suicide. He is unsuccessful because Clarence, George's guardian angel, intervenes. Expressing the wish that he had never been born, George is made to understand the value of life when he sees how adversely lives of citizens in Bedford Falls would have been affected had he never lived
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A civic-minded marshal, on the verge of retirement, faces a revengeful killer in a gun duel after the indifferent townspeople refuse to assist him
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
O pioneers! by Willa Cather( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical account of his explosive homelife with his drug-addicted mother, alcoholic father and emotionally unstable older brother
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer teams up with the city's biggest mob boss in a scheme to control the numbers racket, but he turns against his boss when the latter kills the lawyer's younger brother
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of a local boy and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
La dolce vita by Federico Fellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Italian and English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist mingles with the high society of modern Rome and is alternately bewitched and sickened by what he sees
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portrayal of an actor who finds his on stage role of Othello is affecting his off stage life as murderous revenge begins to seem reasonable
The red pony by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Involves a young boy's love for his horse, and the inter-family conflict it creates. The boy's father, having married into a ranch family, finds it difficult to adjust to rural life after abandoning his teaching career. A hired ranch hand becomes the boy's source for horse training, as well as guidance and affection, while the small red pony becomes the source of the family's reconciliation
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley has become the middleweight champion of the world by winning a "fixed" fight. In his devious climb to the top, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves
Father Goose( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An indigent Australian beachcomber is drafted to man a strategic watching station on Matalava Island. He heroically rescues a lovely French schoolteacher and seven young students. However the school teacher sets out to try to reform him and this results in a battle of the sexes
Tanpopo by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Japanese and No Linguistic content and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old man's unexpected death creates hilarious havoc with his family. The traditional three-day undertaking becomes a sly comedy of manners as the younger generation struggles with the complex rituals of the Buddhist ceremony
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus by Miloš Forman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Wake of the Red Witch by Edward Ludwig( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of construction workers is paving the way for America's invading army in the Pacific Islands which are overrun with Japanese troops. Completely unarmed the civilians fight to hold their ground. As casualties mount Wedge Donovan, a foreman in the Civil Engineer Corps of the Navy's Construction Battalion, fights against Navy regulations to allow his workers to bear arms creating a new fighting force called the "Seabees". Wedge then recklessly leads an attack on the Japanese with dire consequences
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.10 for Sarah plai ... to 0.44 for La dolce v ...)

O pioneers!
Alternative Names
Republic Pictures Corporation Republic Pictures Home Video

Languages
English (152)

Japanese (11)

Italian (10)

Covers
The quiet manO pioneers!Invasion of the body snatchersLa dolce vitaPeter Shaffer's AmadeusWake of the Red Witch